Teenager Change Makers Second Series - Meet the Glocal20Under20 - Glocal Teen Hero 2023

Glocal’s 20under20 as part of Glocal Teen Hero is an umbrella title for 20 early change makers, who are teenagers from diverse fields, stepping out to create an impact in the society. Glocal is dedicated in recognizing these teenager’s initiative, achievement naming 20under20. This umbrella title is the game-changers who have done something worth an inspiration in their life. Glocal’s ‘20under20’ aims to recognize these enthusiastic young souls who have the vision to do something ordinary in the most extra-ordinary way possible. We believe in their dreams and want to acknowledge these diverse talents who hold the potential to be the change-makers and the future leaders. Throughout the year, Glocal’s 20under20 shall work cohesively for identification of opportunity, fostering networking and collaboration and doing works to create an impact in the society. They are expected to use their existing knowledge and experience to initiate works and enhance their leadership and other qualities. Also, paving their way towards becoming future leaders by being interactive and proactive.

Meet 5 Teenagers from 2023 #Glocal20Under20


Shruti Tiwari (18 yr old), Environment Activist, is a “social crusader,” an environmental activist, and dedicated advocate for positive change. Her impactful journey revolves around addressing pressing issues like plastic pollution, climate change, and social justice through compelling interviews, engaging dramas, and impactful films. She is a champion for a sustainable future, utilising the power of media and community engagement to drive positive change.









Shubham Upreti (17 yr old), Artist,  is a visionary leader and accomplished professional in the realm of Arts and Club Leadership. With a diverse background in content team leadership, he has demonstrated a commitment to artistic excellence and preservation of it. His initiative has made a tangible and positive impact on society by creating an inclusive platform where emerging students can confidently showcase their artistic talents.








Sumitra Acharya
( 17 yr old ), Activist,  is  experienced in handling and working in various organizations. She is interested in social work and also has conducted different awareness campaigns and volunteer programs. She is actively involved in social work and providing training and campaigns, empowering individuals by providing them with the knowledge and tools needed to make informed decisions and take meaningful action. She creates lasting changes with sustained awareness campaigns and volunteer efforts that can contribute to significant societal change.






Sushan Shrestha
( 17 yr old ), Activist,  is a passionate and dedicated social activist. He is actively involved in numerous endeavours that strive for positive societal transformations. He is advocating for specific causes of raising awareness, mobilising support and empowering the individuals. He diligently raised awareness among children, parents, and stakeholders about child rights, striving to combat issues like child marriage, child abuse, and child labor within his Municipality.






Aryan Sigdel (17 yr old ), Educator and Activist, is mostly interested in reading, especially about great people in middle school like Monumental and timeless figures from all world cultures, like Mahatma Gandhi, Joan of Arc, Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar, Frederik the Great, Nelson Mandela, Martin Luther King, and so many more. He is actively engaged to bring about social and environmental change by advocating.


We will introduce you to rest of the Glocal 20 Under 20 in next three of the Teenager Change Makers series. While, keep yourself updated through our blog on Glocal Teen Hero 2023 as each year. 

View Your Choice- तपाईको सोचाई हाम्रो रोजाई - is one of the supporting partners of Glocal Teen Hero since inception. 

Glocal Teen Hero team blogs for View Your Choice on this year's coverage as part of the collaborative partnership.


View Your Choice encourages every positive influencing initiative and collaborates to generate a story to share for all our readers. 

Want to collaborate with us ? If you are one of the positive influencer or an organization driving change and creating impact or be it any initiative that you are involved with just drop a email to us at


and we will get them posted after our team communicates with you. 

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Teenager Change Makers First Series - Meet the Glocal20Under20 - Glocal Teen Hero 2023

Glocal’s 20under20 as part of Glocal Teen Hero is an umbrella title for 20 early change makers, who are teenagers from diverse fields, stepping out to create an impact in the society. Glocal is dedicated in recognizing these teenager’s initiative, achievement naming 20under20. This umbrella title is the game-changers who have done something worth an inspiration in their life. Glocal’s ‘20under20’ aims to recognize these enthusiastic young souls who have the vision to do something ordinary in the most extra-ordinary way possible. We believe in their dreams and want to acknowledge these diverse talents who hold the potential to be the change-makers and the future leaders. Throughout the year, Glocal’s 20under20 shall work cohesively for identification of opportunity, fostering networking and collaboration and doing works to create an impact in the society. They are expected to use their existing knowledge and experience to initiate works and enhance their leadership and other qualities. Also, paving their way towards becoming future leaders by being interactive and proactive.

Meet 5 Teenagers from 2023 #Glocal20Under20


Risham Kumar Sah (18yr old), Environmentalist, firmly believes in the transformative power of education and has dedicated several years himself to educating children around his place. He is a passionate Environmentalist and Educator. He is working to promote digital literacy, sessions on the recent advancement on technology, graphic design and many more at the governmental schools, orphanage and other NGOs run schools.









Sadiksha Ghimire (18yr old ), Health Activist, actively speaks out against gender inequality, child and women violence, child marriage, superstition related to menstruation, online safety and so on. She has a huge interest in literature, public speaking, and exploring new things. She has participated in many speech competition, poem competition, Quiz competition etc. She has engaged herself in community development by spreading health awareness.








Sagar Budha (17yr old), Environmentalist, is a person who embodies the values of Impactful Advocacy, Inspiring Leadership, Empowerment and Amplification, Innovation and Creativity, Collaboration and Coalition Building, Resilience and Perseverance, Inspiration and Role Modeling, which encourages continued efforts and inspires others to participate in activism for positive social change.








Sagar Gupta (17yr old),  AI scientist/Researcher, is a passionate and award-winning AI scientist, researcher, and content creator. He has a strong background in mathematics, biology, and physics, and has  participated in various national and international competitions and projects related to these fields. He is passionately engaged in tackling significant real-world issues through the power of mathematical models.













Samip Paudel (16yr old), Tech Enthusiast, is a resourceful high school student who is motivated to use his abilities to make a positive contribution to our community. His major areas of interest are the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning research to optimize the value it creates. In addition, he has a strong interest in philosophy, social sciences, and public policy.







We will introduce you to rest of the Glocal 20 Under 20 in next three of the Teenager Change Makers series. While, keep yourself updated through our blog on Glocal Teen Hero 2023 as each year. 

View Your Choice- तपाईको सोचाई हाम्रो रोजाई - is one of the supporting partners of Glocal Teen Hero since inception. 

Glocal Teen Hero team blogs for View Your Choice on this year's coverage as part of the collaborative partnership.


View Your Choice encourages every positive influencing initiative and collaborates to generate a story to share for all our readers. 

Want to collaborate with us ? If you are one of the positive influencer or an organization driving change and creating impact or be it any initiative that you are involved with just drop a email to us at


and we will get them posted after our team communicates with you. 

Follow us on Social media - Find the icons on the right corner of our blog/ web platform.

Glocal Teen Hero announced 20 exceptional teenagers as Glocal20under20 for the 9th edition


The Glocal Pvt. Ltd.  has unveiled a list of 20 sparkling and influential Nepali teenagers under the age of 20. Glocal’s 20under20 is an umbrella title for 20 early change makers, who are teenagers from diverse fields, stepping out to create a positive impact on society. 

Glocal Teen Hero is an award gala dedicated to Teenagers. It's a platform for knowledge and experience sharing where teenagers can learn about leadership, empowerment, and social impact through a participatory and interactive environment with their peers from all over the country.

These 20 teenagers are from diverse fields ranging from Musician, Social Entrepreneur, Health Activist, Social Activist, Science Revolutionist, Environmentalist, AI Scientist/ Researcher, Activist, Writer and many more.

The 20under20 lists for the Year 2023 are: 

1. Aryan Sigdel, 17, Educator and Activist

2. Atith Adhikari, 17, Social Entrepreneur

3. Avinash Kumar Paswan, 17, Musician

4. Dikshya Bharati, 18, Health Activist

5. Diwash Sarraf, 17, Social Activist

6. Madhav Khanal, 18, Writer

7. Nirajan Rimal, 18, Science Revolutionist

8. Prakash Badu, 15, Child Right Activist

9. Prakash Pant, 17, Enthusiastic Mathematician

10. Preeti Pantha, 18, Social Activist

11. Raushan Pandit, 17, Tech Enthusiasts

12. Risham Kumar Sah, 18, Environmentalist and Educator

13. Sadiksha Ghimire, 18, Health Activist

14. Sagar Budha, 17, Environmentalist

15. Sagar Gupta, 17, AI Scientist/Researcher

16. Samip Paudel, 16, Tech Enthusiast

17. Shruti Tiwari, 18, Environment Activist

18. Shubham Upreti, 17, Artist

19. Sumitra Acharya, 17, Activist

20. Sushan Shrestha, 17, Activist

The 20 young inspiring pioneers were selected by our respected jury panel through an intense and resolute selection round for the impactful impression they have created in society. These teenagers were selected from a pool of 681 applications from across the nation. The selected teenagers will be honored amidst the Grand celebration of the Glocal Teen Hero 2023 Award function on September 1, 2023, at The Soaltee Hotel, Soalteemode, Kathmandu. 

Throughout the year, Glocal’s 20under20 shall work collectively to identify opportunities, fostering networking, collaboration, and organizing work to create an impact in society. They are expected to use their existing knowledge and experience to initiate work and enhance their leadership and other qualities. Also, paving their way toward becoming future leaders by enhancing their interactive and proactive skills.

To make the program a grand success, Glocal has partnered with Golchha Group as a Title Sponsor; UNHCR, Embassy of Federal Republic of Germany as our Strategic Partner; Honda, Coca-Cola, NTC, WWF, Toyota, The British College, Panchakanya Group, DishHome Go, Kathmandu World School, Real Juice as Partners; Nabil Bank as our Banking Partner; The Soaltee Kathmandu as our Official Hotel Partner; Worldlink as Internet Partner; Siddhartha Business Group of Hospitality, Cozy Home as our Hospitality Partner; Nepal Airlines, Cathay Pacific Airways, Yeti  Airlines as  our Airlines Partner; King’s College as our Education Partner; Prisma Advertising as PR Partner; View Your Choice as our Supporter.

We are proud to witness these amazing talents as we are near to the decade of celebration of Glocal Teen Hero next year. Stay Updated for the final selection in coming days.

View Your Choice- तपाईको सोचाई हाम्रो रोजाई - is one of the supporting partners of Glocal Teen Hero since inception. 

Glocal Teen Hero team blogs for View Your Choice on this year's coverage as part of the collaborative partnership.


View Your Choice encourages every positive influencing initiative and collaborates to generate a story to share for all our readers. 

Want to collaborate with us ? If you are one of the positive influencer or an organization driving change and creating impact or be it any initiative that you are involved with just drop a email to us at


and we will get them posted after our team communicates with you. 

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